Sevilla coach Unai Emery would rather play the Copa del Rey final in China than face Barcelona at Camp Nou.
Bacary Sagna is in no doubt that Manchester City will overhaul leaders Leicester City and win the Premier League.
The Gunners also will play Mexican side Chivas in late July at the StubHub Center outside Los Angeles.
Steven Fletcher scored his first goal for Marseille as fourth-tier Trelissac were comfortably beaten in the last 16 of the Coupe de France.
Premier League high-flyers Arsenal will visit San Jose and Los Angeles as part of a pre-season tour of America.
Alessandro Matri, Stefano Mauri and Antonio Candreva were on target as Lazio defeated Verona 5-2 to move up to seventh in Serie A.
Iago Aspas broke his five-game goal drought with two against his old club, but Celta Vigo were knocked out of the Copa del Rey by Sevilla
Possessing great experience of high-pressure matches, Gonzalo Higuain insists he is composed ahead of Napoli's crucial clash with Juventus.
Cardiff owner Vincent Tan pledges to reduce the club's £107million debt by more than half this year.
Sunderland terminated the contract of Adam Johnson, who is set to stand trial starting Friday on two more charges.
Laurent Blanc will be with Paris Saint-Germain until at least 2018 and the Ligue 1 leaders will look to mark that by beating Lille.
Alan Pardew hopes Emmanuel Adebayor's arrival and a better injury situation can revitalise Crystal Palace's campaign when they play Watford.
Reports Jose Mourinho could take over at Manchester United have led Sunderland's Sam Allardyce to suggest Louis van Gaal confronts his club.
Sunderland have terminated Adam Johnson's contract after the winger pleaded guilty to child sexual activity and grooming.
In-demand France international Dimitri Payet has committed his future to West Ham by signing an improved deal at Upton Park.
Despite being the reported subject of a big-money offer from China, Oscar has committed his future to Chelsea.
Oscar believes Chelsea's efforts to rediscover their championship-winning form of last season are ongoing as they prepare to face Newcastle.
The honours have been plentiful for Paul Pogba, but Massimo Mauro does not believe the Juventus midfielder is the finished product.
Mark Hughes is impressed by Bournemouth's showings on their top-flight debut, while Stoke must turn around a slump of three heavy losses.
Ronald Koeman says Victor Wanyama must stay on his feet after losing the midfielder to a long ban ahead of Southampton's trip to Swansea.